Mars One Cuts Settlement Pool To 100 Men And Women

Credit: Mars: NASA
HOUSTON – Mars One, the Dutch nonprofit with ambitious plans to initiate the human settlement of the red planet in the mid-2020s, has cut its pool of prospective colonists to 50 men and 50 women. Most of them are younger than 35 years of age, more than a third of the 100 candidates currently live in...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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